This excerpt taken from the RAA DEFA14A filed Jul 20, 2006.
PLEASE CAST YOUR VOTE TODAY
IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING YOUR INVESTMENT IN
100 Bellevue Parkway
Recently we sent you proxy material regarding the joint Special Meeting of Shareholders for the BlackRock Closed-End Funds to take place on August 23, 2006. Our records indicate that we have not received your vote for the matters set forth on the enclosed proxy card(s). We urge you to act promptly in order to allow us to obtain a sufficient number of votes to hold the Meeting as scheduled and avoid the additional time and cost resulting from an adjournment(s) of the Meeting.